Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying, Chapter 820
Rule Caption: Correct mis-filed text to OAR 820-010-0622.
Adm. Order No.: BEELS 3-2012
Filed with Sec. of State: 7-13-2012
Certified to be Effective: 7-13-12
Notice Publication Date: 4-1-2012
Rules Amended: 820-010-0622
Subject: OAR 820-010-0622 was filed with a package of rules adopted by the Board on May 8, 2012. When the amendment to OAR 820-010-0622 was filed on May 10, 2012, language was inadvertently missing text. The revised language to OAR 820-010-0622 separates the circumstances in which a PE may modify designs or documents.
Rules Coordinator: Mari Lopez—(503) 362-2666, ext. 26
Modifying Designs or Documents
(1) Documents prepared and sealed by a Professional Engineer may be modified only when all of the following requirements are met:
(a) Only a Professional Engineer can modify designs or documents prepared and sealed by another Professional Engineer.
(b) A Professional Engineer will only modify another Professional Engineer’s design or document if they are competent by education or experience.
(c) The Professional Engineer modifying another Professional Engineer’s design or document will cloud, encircle, or in some other way clearly indicate the portion of the design or document they are revising and refer the viewer to a separate design or document.
(d) The Professional Engineer making the design revisions will seal and sign the separate design or document.
(e) A Professional Engineer modifying designs or documents not sealed must provide all the engineering services that would have been required had they started the work from its origin.
(2) Professional Engineers modifying designs or documents prepared by an unlicensed person for an exempt structure must do the following:
(a) The Professional Engineer modifying the design or document will cloud, encircle, or in some other way clearly indicate the portion of the design or document they are revising and refer the viewer to a separate design or document.
(b) The Professional Engineer making the design revision will seal and sign the separate design or document.
ORS 670.310 & 672.255
Stats. Implemented: ORS 672.002 - 672.325
Hist.: BEELS 1-2005, f. & cert. ef. 3-16-05; BEELS 2-2006, f. & cert. ef. 11-21-06; BEELS 2-2012, f. & cert. ef. 5-10-12; BEELS 3-2012, f. & cert. ef. 7-13-12